Universidad EAFIT

Spanish for Foreigners


Program description:
The program is designed for the acquisition of Spanish through a communicative methodology which seeks to immerse the participant in the language and culture to develop the communicative skills necessary to interact with linguistic, strategic and discursive appropriateness in the pan-Hispanic environment.
Program aimed at: Adults who wish to learn Spanish as a second language through immersion in the culture
Levels: Five levels made up of 14 courses: A1: 2 courses, A2: 3 courses, B1: 3 courses, B2: 2 courses and C1: 4 courses
Hourly intensity: 38 hours per level
Associated services: Conversation partner; attendance at undergraduate classes (subject to academic calendar); use of university cultural and athletic facilities (some with fees); extracurricular activities; assistance with housing and free reinforcement tutoring.
Requirements for registration: Insurance with coverage in Colombia; student visa for stays of over 90 days, temporary visitor’s seal for less than 90 days and photocopy of passport or visa.
Cost per level or course: 880.000 Colombia pesos per course. The overall cost of the program is 12,609,600 pesos ( 12,232,000 for the courses plus 289,600 for additional costs).
Contact: Jaime Alberto Naranjo (Academic coordinator) and Juan Fernando Tobón (Logistics)
Email: jnaranjo@eafit.edu.co; spanish@eafit.edu.co
Phone: (57-4) 2619500 Ext 9399
Address: Carrera 49 N° 7 Sur – 50 Medellín – Colombia
Web page: Spanish for Foreigners